It's satisfying for sure, but it's not fun in the spaß sense of the word.
I think there's inherent beauty in doing any thing well, regardless of what that thing is.
Totally agree. (One of my favourite subreddits is /r/ATBGE.)
The perfectionist in me always strives to do things well from the get-go. Which so far has worked wonders, but the downside is that I avoid failure like the plague and thus don't always know how to deal with it.